chris betcher

Chris Betcher is a passionate Australian educator committed to assisting teachers and students use digital technology in engaging, creative and meaningful ways. He has taught in Australia and Canada, and regularly presents at events across Australia and internationally. He blogs at www.chrisbetcher.com.

In 2012 he was awarded the inaugural ICTENSW ICT Educator of the Year award. In 2013 he was also recognised as the Australian ICT Educator of the Year by the Australian Council for Computers in Education, the peak national body for ICT education in Australia.

Chris holds a Bachelor of Education (Visual Art) and has over 30 years of teaching experience from Kindergarten to Year 12. He is a Google Certified Innovator, Google Certified Trainer and Administrator, and a member of the Google Earth Education Experts group. He is also an Adobe Education Leader and Adobe Education Trainer.